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by elscouser
Mon Nov 13, 2017 4:47 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Small wooden cabin on terrace allowed?
Replies: 4
Views: 217

Re: Small wooden cabin on terrace allowed?

Thanks guys
by elscouser
Wed Nov 08, 2017 9:31 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Small wooden cabin on terrace allowed?
Replies: 4
Views: 217

Small wooden cabin on terrace allowed?

If I wanted to put a small log cabin on my terrace for some extra accommodation (occasional overnight family stays etc would this be allowed without planning as it’s a temporary structure? Something like this..... https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Log-Cabin-2-5-x-3-5/162737181243?hash=item25e3e4523b:g:e~sA...
by elscouser
Sat Jun 24, 2017 11:03 am
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: Solution needed residency + BREXIT
Replies: 13
Views: 930

Re: Solution needed residency + BREXIT

Again, great advice thank you

I think more likely that we will be over within the next 3 years for good but don't want to unnecessarily rush towards the march 19 'deadline'!
by elscouser
Fri Jun 23, 2017 8:51 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: Solution needed residency + BREXIT
Replies: 13
Views: 930

Re: Solution needed residency + BREXIT

Thanks very much guys. For info we are teachers at the moment so paye would be a bit of a problem. We intend to continue working until we make the move.....
by elscouser
Fri Jun 23, 2017 4:19 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: Solution needed residency + BREXIT
Replies: 13
Views: 930

Solution needed residency + BREXIT

So we have bought our place a few years ago and we are in our early 30s - The plan has always been to move over but we wanted to do it properly and get some money behind us first. Brexit threw a spanner in the works and March 2019 is now a sticking point - we are not prepared to risk our move to Spa...
by elscouser
Sat Apr 01, 2017 11:13 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Cheap indoor camper van storage near Velez Malaga
Replies: 0
Views: 276

Cheap indoor camper van storage near Velez Malaga

Looking to drive over and may as well use this app to keep my VW away from the UK Winter so would like to store from September to February. Does anyone have any cheap indoor storage or know of anyone? Thanks in advance
by elscouser
Sun Mar 19, 2017 7:38 pm
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Fitting a bigger window, obra menor or mayor?
Replies: 2
Views: 432

Fitting a bigger window, obra menor or mayor?

Fitting a bigger window, obra menor or mayor?
by elscouser
Sun Mar 19, 2017 3:15 pm
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: How easy/difficult to do this on terrace....
Replies: 8
Views: 615

Re: How easy/difficult to do this on terrace....

yes old village house.......
by elscouser
Sun Mar 19, 2017 2:54 pm
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: How easy/difficult to do this on terrace....
Replies: 8
Views: 615

How easy/difficult to do this on terrace....

Asking for a friend, it would have to be raised on his terrace as room below but does anyone have any experience/idea of cost on how to do this? Obviously I appreciate load may be an issue and strengthening may need to be done ...... thanks in advance for any contributions. trying to add photo but u...
by elscouser
Sun Mar 05, 2017 7:34 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Average cost for holiday home management
Replies: 0
Views: 332

Average cost for holiday home management

Hi everyone, If I were to rent out my place to holidaymakers (all legal but I would sort out the licence and tax etc) what on average should i be paying? I.E The management source the bookings, take payment, meet the guests, do changeovers etc. I've had a % quote but just wanted to look for what the...
by elscouser
Sun Mar 05, 2017 7:21 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: taking money back to the UK
Replies: 7
Views: 565

Re: taking money back to the UK

Yeah not worried about carrying it back - just worry that ill lose a lot in exchange fees when back. Whats the best way to change such an amount for best rates? Thanks
by elscouser
Sun Mar 05, 2017 2:29 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: taking money back to the UK
Replies: 7
Views: 565

taking money back to the UK

I need to withdraw about 6500 euros and take back to the UK. Whats the most cost effective way of doing this? I bank with cajamar but can't open a transfer wise account etc linked to my Spanish account as i am non resident. Thanks in advance.
by elscouser
Sat Feb 25, 2017 8:15 pm
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Terracotta tiles
Replies: 12
Views: 1163

Re: Terracotta tiles

Gerry, you can get these on the loop road in Benagalbon on the way around to Cano - about 40 cents each (the one with the pool if you can give any better directions)
by elscouser
Mon Jan 23, 2017 9:54 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: Notary on saturdays
Replies: 8
Views: 650

Re: Notary on saturdays

Got one in the end. For future info for forum contributors.....

Notaría Carreño y Recatala
Sitio webCómo llegar
Notaría
Dirección: Calle Trinidad Grund, 33, 29001 Málaga, España
by elscouser
Sun Jan 22, 2017 8:51 pm
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Extension
Replies: 6
Views: 427

Re: Extension

thanks guys
by elscouser
Sun Jan 22, 2017 7:50 pm
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Extension
Replies: 6
Views: 427

Re: Extension

Sorry if unclear everyone, pic highlighted, new extension would be on right where the terrace wall goes up, its roughly 3.2 metres across x 5 metres, whole thing would need to be torn down and excavated and built from ground up. I imagine the new terrace would be a couple of foot higher as a result....
by elscouser
Sun Jan 22, 2017 4:40 pm
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Extension
Replies: 6
Views: 427

Extension

Hi Estimate (to consider feasibility) what would it cost for a 5 x 4 m extension with flat terrace roof? It is to go underneath existing top terrace so within current footprint (which they tell me is easier) Pic attached. Nothing currently underneath terrace on right had side so would need to be dug...
by elscouser
Tue Jan 10, 2017 7:35 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: Notary on saturdays
Replies: 8
Views: 650

Re: Notary on saturdays

Thanks guys, sent some emails a and per recommendations but still haven't managed to
Sort anything. Where there is a will there Is a way! .....
by elscouser
Mon Jan 09, 2017 9:45 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: Notary on saturdays
Replies: 8
Views: 650

Re: Notary on saturdays

unfortunately we arrive late.....will seriously delay things if we can't. Does anyone know of anyone who would do it for a bit of extra cash on a Saturday? :-)

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